The Copp Block was built for A.B. Copp, lawyer, politician, Secretary of State and Senator. The ground floor has served as a law office ever since construction and Senator Copp maintained an office here from 1897 until his death in December of 1949. The Meldrum Law Office has been housed here since 1948. Lawyers who have practiced here for ten years or more include The Hon. A.B. Copp, Judge James M. MacIntyre, The Hon. Wendell W. Meldrum, Wynn W. Meldrum and Kirk W. Meldrum.
Other long term businesses which have been housed here include the Tip Top Tailor Shop of G. Arthur Sparkes, William M. Walker General Insurance and Canadian National Telegraph Office.
Erected 1999 by the Town of Sackville.
Location. 45° 53.856′ N, 64° 22.067′ W. Marker is in Sackville, New Brunswick, in Westmoreland County. Marker is on Bridge Street just east of Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7 Bridge Street, Sackville, New Brunswick E4L 3N6, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Henderson Block (a few steps from this marker); The Wood Block / L'Edifice Wood (within shouting distance of this marker); Harold Geddes
Also see . . . The Copp Block at Tantramar Historic Sites. (Submitted on August 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 90 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.